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rtester
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Aug 26, 2008 20:19 |  #1

New to Macro. Went and scored a 180 Sigma and read up here and screwed that onto my 40D and sat. This is some of what I got. Very satisfying but I am still learning.


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Aug 26, 2008 20:41 |  #2

Nice shots, especially like the first.


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Aug 26, 2008 21:29 |  #3

Super nice shots! I like both of them.


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Aug 26, 2008 21:38 as a reply to  @ pprice's post |  #4

Excellent job! I wish I done this well my first time out.


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Aug 27, 2008 00:50 |  #5

Both lovely shots :)
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Aug 27, 2008 05:18 |  #6

Hum, I have never seen a dragonfly, like the first one, were the eyes didn't come together at the top.




  
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rtester
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Aug 29, 2008 19:11 as a reply to  @ Keith Newton's post |  #7

Thank you all for the kind words. It is an inspiration to see your work!




  
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Aug 29, 2008 19:32 |  #8

Off to a great start! Really cool DF!


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Aug 30, 2008 08:49 |  #9

Great captures!


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Aug 31, 2008 01:02 |  #10

Both are great shots.


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Aug 31, 2008 09:49 |  #11

Excellent shots


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Aug 31, 2008 11:14 |  #12

excellent shots dragonfly looks like a Gomphus, a clubtail
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